Alamance County Newswire

Alamance County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alamance County, NC.

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  1. Death threat at a town meeting? What happened in GibsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Burlington Times News

    ... he can. “I guess we'll just have to try to work together. We've got a meeting Thursday night, the Alamance County Association,” Owen said. “I know he'll be there.” Online editor Michael D. Abernethy can be reached at ...

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  2. 2 officers in North Carolina charged with child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... fter a 3-year-old boy's daycare reported several bruises on his body. The State Bureau of Investigation said Alamance County deputy Christopher Wilburn and Elon University police officer Erin Rumley were arrested Monday.

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  3. Burlington man faces drug, gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    The Alamance County Sheriff's Office reports that Ronnie Lee Badgett, 56, of 301 Lakeside Ave., Burlington, is charged with felony possession of methamphetamines with intent to sell and deliver, felony possession of cocaine, possession of a firearm by felon, carrying a concealed weapon, simple possession of a marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Officers with the Sheriff's Office Special Operations Unit "made contact with a suspicious male subject walking in the middle of the roadway on Lakeside Avenue" and smelled marijuana, according to a news release.

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  4. Commissioners put Kernodle Clinic building up for bidsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    GRAHAM – Alamance County will be taking bids on the old Kernodle Clinic building, on which it has one written offer and at least two other interested parties. The county commissioners held a public hearing on taking bids to sell the old clinic at 319 N. Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington, at its regular meeting Monday night after a request from the Alamance Academy group home.

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  5. Real People: A cut above the restRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Burlington Times News

    ... Paige, who has two children, Dallas and Lacy, and a son-in-law, Johnny Green. Beyond that, she is an Alamance County lady through and through, and a well-loved hair stylist at Changes Hair Design on Ramada Road for 28 years. “My mother sent ...

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  6. Burlington Alamance Sister Cities welcomes Mexican visitors for week-long stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Burlington Times News

    ... I feel the connection. I love it.” The group will spend the next week visiting different parts of Alamance County, including downtown Burlington, the police department, Newlin Elementary School and Allied Churches as well as attending a City ...

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  7. Undercover social media operation leads to Catawba man's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Burlington Times News

    Officers with the Alamance County Sheriff's Office and the N.C. Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force conducted an undercover operation Saturday, with an Alamance County detective posing as a 13-year-old girl online, according to a news release from the Sheriff's Office. Anthony Shawn Cardwell, 26, of Catawba, was charged with solicitation of a child by computer for a sex act and appearing on location, and dissemination of obscene material.

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  8. Motorcyclist killed in Burlington crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Burlington Times News

    ... ormation is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500. Anonymous tips can be made to Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers by calling 336-229-7100 or texting 8398 to 274637.

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  9. Little ScottiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Burlington Times News

    ... display as well as manufactured items such as the Shirley Temple Cinderella frock which is on loan from the Alamance County Historical Museum. An illustration of the child actress is on the dress' tag. "In the 1950s, Melville Dairy would deliver the ...

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  10. Suspect ID'd, sought in Dollar General robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Burlington Times News

    ... 5 years old. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500 or Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100.

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  11. Retired police officer battles tumor aftermathRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | Washington Times

    ... He never found out what happened to the girl. Walker stayed with Elon for five years before working with the Alamance County Sheriff's Office as a patrol officer for only two and a half years before returning to Elon. While Walker can distinguish ...

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  12. Superior Court: Guilty verdict, a run-for-it in shoplifter's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Burlington Times News

    A technicality ended Kyle Rico Miller's shoplifting trial in January, but a jury convicted him quickly this week, so he made a run for it. Miller, 47, of 5549 Doverstone Court, Charlotte, tried to flee the courthouse Wednesday, Oct. 11, after a jury found him guilty of felony larceny from a merchant, but deputies with the Alamance County Sheriff's Office, which handles security at the Criminal Courts Building, restrained him.

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  13. Man held in Sept. 29 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Burlington Times News

    Johnathan Alejandro Alvarado, 21, 341 Albany St., Burlington, was arrested Friday, Oct. 13, and charged with assault with deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, and misdemeanor possession of marijuana. Alvarado was taken to the Alamance County jail and placed under a $52,500 secured bond.

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  14. Carolina Farm Credit announces results of director elections -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... operation. In addition to farming, McPherson is president of Mac Tire, Inc. He serves on the boards of the Alamance County Farm Bureau, Alamance County Voluntary Agricultural District, Alamance County Soil and Water as a supervisor, and the Snow ...

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  15. Commissioners talk Kernodle Clinic sale, Peak building demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Burlington Times News

    The Alamance County Board of Commissioners is holding two public hearings Monday evening: one to do with selling county property, and the other to do with borrowing money. WHY? The county wants to reduce its oversizestock of 40 buildings - four of them, including the clinic, are unused - and someone wants to buy it in spite of the high price of needed repairs.

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  16. Burlington man held after gunfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Burlington Times News

    ... information is asked to contact Burlington police at 336-229-3500. To provide information anonymously, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100, or text 8398 to 274637 to text a tip, both with possible cash rewards.

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  17. Armed robber hits Burlington Dollar GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Burlington Times News

    ... information is asked to contact Burlington police at 336-229-3500. To provide information anonymously, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100, or text 8398 to 274637 to text a tip, both with possible cash rewards.

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  18. More charges for break-in suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... three counterfeit $100 bills and burglary tools - a flashlight and a rock - they said. He was held in the Alamance County jail on $150,000 bond. He is accused also of using an F-150 pickup truck that he stole from Alamance Health on North ...

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  19. Mebane breaks ground on its Community ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... Wilson told the crowd that 14 N.C. Parks and Recreation Trust Fund grants have been awarded in Alamance County since the creation of the Trust Fund in 1994. Wilson said those grants total almost $14 million, and have been awarded to worthy ...

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  20. Alamance DA swears in two new prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Burlington Times News

    GRAHAM – The Alamance County District Attorney's Office swore in two new prosecutors this week – one thanks to additional state funding. According to a district attorney's office news release, that prosecutor, Assistant District Attorney Jennifer Dumont started Monday.

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